The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for Office 365 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
UK / Northern Ireland
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 24 -
Rank change year-on-year -10 -  
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 6 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 2.51% 5.45% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 24.00% 40.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Median salary £35,500 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.33% -  
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -8.75% -  

Office 365 is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 25 15 11
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 10.46% 13.64% 8.27%
Number of salaries quoted 21 9 11
Median salary £47,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,500 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northern Ireland citing Office 365 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in Northern Ireland

Office 365
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Office 365 in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for Office 365 in Northern Ireland

Office 365
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in Northern Ireland over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Office 365 in Northern Ireland

Office 365
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 25 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -16 3 £22,500 -40.00%
County Armagh - 3 £47,500 - 1
Office 365
UK

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, IT jobs citing Office 365 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) MS Exchange
3 13 (81.25%) Hyper-V
4 11 (68.75%) Citrix
5 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
6 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
6 9 (56.25%) VMware
7 7 (43.75%) Degree
7 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
8 6 (37.50%) Change Control
8 6 (37.50%) Mobile Device Management
8 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (37.50%) Manufacturing
8 6 (37.50%) ERP
8 6 (37.50%) SAN
8 6 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (37.50%) VoIP
8 6 (37.50%) HND
8 6 (37.50%) Remote Desktop
8 6 (37.50%) Virtual Servers
9 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
9 5 (31.25%) MCSA
9 5 (31.25%) Cisco
9 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (25.00%) XenApp

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (87.50%) MS Exchange
2 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Remote Desktop
1 6 (37.50%) SAN
1 6 (37.50%) VoIP
2 3 (18.75%) Unified Communications
3 1 (6.25%) LAN
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) VLAN
3 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (37.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Administrator
1 6 (37.50%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (18.75%) IT Administrator
2 3 (18.75%) IT Systems Administrator
2 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Replication
2 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) Unix
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Change Control
1 6 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (37.50%) ERP
1 6 (37.50%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (18.75%) High Availability
2 3 (18.75%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Change Management
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Presales
3 1 (6.25%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
2 6 (37.50%) HND
3 5 (31.25%) MCSA
3 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.25%) CCNA
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.25%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) Hyper-V
2 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
3 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 6 (37.50%) Virtual Servers
3 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (25.00%) XenApp
4 4 (25.00%) XenDesktop
4 4 (25.00%) XenServer
5 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Citrix
2 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 9 (56.25%) VMware
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco
5 4 (25.00%) Forcepoint
5 4 (25.00%) IBM
5 4 (25.00%) Sophos
5 4 (25.00%) Veeam
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